August 12, 2003
|Treasures of the Kingdom, Number 21 (October 2002) | Timeless Truths Publications, 2002||Contentment|
"Don't you think it would be better to keep busy trying to serve others, rather than getting into trouble for being a pest?" Grandpa said to Edward, his eyes twinkling. "God is pleased when we do hard things patiently. He will help us be kind when others are cross."
October 1, 2011
|Treasures of the Kingdom, Number 54 (Summer 2011) | Timeless Truths Publications, 2011||Contentment|
Jesus' riches made him happy. He didn't worry that they would be used up or stolen. Not at all! He came to share his treasure with us. When people asked for things, he was glad to give them what they really needed.
May 17, 2003
|Treasures of the Kingdom, Number 5 (February 2000) | Timeless Truths Publications, 2000||Contentment|
If seedlings don't get light, they will start looking for it, because light is what helps them grow. In the Bible, Jesus is called our Light. If we don't come close to Him each day, we won't grow in our hearts like we should.
March 25, 2020
|Would Our Way Be Better? | James R. Miller, 1903||Contentment|
Would it be better if we could direct all our own affairs?... If we could do so, no doubt many of our circumstances would be quite different.... We would have only prosperities, with no adversities; only joys, with no sorrows. We would exclude all pain and trouble from our life.